26 Feb 1921, Utah

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26 Feb 1921, Utah - the, conference president. two 2 0 3 : j....
the, conference president. two 2 0 3 : j. committee taken senate Husfcand, SIOUX FALLS, S D.. Feb. 2G.--The l~o J state rested Its case at-noon today in'd'tho "poison peaches: case", a,wealthy farmer -of this, today _ * _ - _ i . i . _ _ i · - , , » . , , . ' · » _ . county-is charged with complicity be the murder last Julyof Martin 'eson near Sherman. ' | The ·.· Mrs' Anna Matheson,' widow of Repub-; murdered man and who was ered the state's'star witness, took progress a. week, the state i n t r 9ducedi evidence in an - effort to prove Dagree and Mrs. Matheson were lov- era and that Dagree 'induced Matheson to put strychnine in peaches her husband ate "before diqd. Airs. Matheson testified today concerning a conversation she-had with Dagree in the county jail following reso- arrest . He -was "free on $35,000 l l at the tirnei . sne sa id, b u t - s h e armyj st jn incarcerated. She said Da- to plead not guilty- wheh s h e 'was-arraigned "that he had ask-|' money enough to buy the jury and bill, f c e Dagree furnished the largest bond! snag, torney Mrs. Matheson' has made confessions concerning' her part at the mur i eri but the court today- use 3 to allow 'her -to testify con 1 cerning that'phase of the case, th history of the-state, but Mrs. I to raise a like j'man Esch of amount: According to the state's lesiT'slie""desired'.' She is the seven children. a constitutional .right".not to do so

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  1. The Ogden Standard-Examiner,
  2. 27 Feb 1921, Sun,
  3. Page 1

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